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Understanding events in Wisconsin

Posted in Our writings with tags , on February 6, 2012 by recompositionblog

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Juan Conatz spent a long time in Madison at the height of the protests there in 2011. In light of events since, in Wisconsin and across North America, these events take on even greater importance. Below are two articles Juan wrote about these events. Continue reading

The general strike that didn’t happen: a report on the activity of the IWW in Wisconsin

Posted in Our writings with tags , on November 29, 2011 by recompositionblog

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This is a report written by two IWW organizers from out of state on the activities of the union during the height of the protests in Madison and Wisconsin. The version is slightly modified from a text sent to the 2011 Delegate Convention and reflects the opinion of the authors. Continue reading

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